Thursday 16 September 1909
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was William Howard Taft (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include [Hans JM] Fernand Lodewick and John Megaw.
In Old Kentucky, directed by D.W. Griffith, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1909
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 September 1909 ?
- Mexico - Independence Day (from Spain; proclaimed 1810, recognised 1821, instituted 1825; See Fiestas Patrias)
- Also see September 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Cyprian, Pope Cornelius, Saint Ludmila
- In ancient Greece, the third day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates walked to the sea at Phaleron and purified themselves in the water.
- Papua New Guinea - Independence Day (from Australia, 1975)